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Blog: Griffin Hospital News Releases

Irving School Crossing Guard Nominated for America’s Favorite

By Lisa Seaberg on 1/16/2018
In addition to providing student safety, school administrators say Bowers has helped improve attenda ...

Nominations Sought for Caring Heart Award

By Lisa Seaberg on 1/8/2018
For a nomination form or information on how to make a nomination, contact to Eunice Lisk at 203-732- ...

Volunteers Sought for MS, Insomnia Study

By Lisa Seaberg on 1/5/2018
This study will compare mindfulness meditation to sleep hygiene counseling in treating insomnia and ...

Diabetes Support Group to Discuss Living with Diabetes

By Lisa Seaberg on 1/2/2018
Certified Diabetes Educator Mary Swansiger, BSN, MPH, will lead an open conversation on Continuing Y ...

Griffin Hospital to host program on hypnosis and pain relief

By Lisa Seaberg on 12/28/2017
DERBY, CT (Dec. 28, 2017) - The Community Health Resource Center at Griffin Hospital, 130 Division St., Derby, will host a free educational presentation on hypnosis and pain relief on Tues., Jan. 16 at 6:30 p.m.

Griffin Hospital Wins Angie’s List Super Service Award for 2012

By Lisa Seaberg on 5/6/2013
DERBY, CT (May 6, 2013) - Griffin Hospital in Derby has earned the service industry-coveted 2012 Angie’s List Super Service Award, an honor awarded annually to approximately 5 percent of all the companies rated on Angie’s List, the nation’s leading provider of consumer reviews on local service companies.

CHEFA Awards Grant to Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness to Increase Screening

By Lisa Seaberg on 4/2/2013
DERBY, CT (April 2, 2013) - The Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA) officially awarded a $74,480 grant to Griffin Hospital in Derby to help uninsured and underinsured women in the Greater Valley area receive breast cancer screenings.

Help Paint the Valley Pink this October

By Lisa Seaberg on 9/19/2012
DERBY, CT (September 19, 2012) - The Valley Goes Pink is a grassroots, community wide effort throughout the Lower Naugatuck Valley to increase awareness about breast cancer and the importance of early detection, support the Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness at Griffin Hospital and celebrate the charitable spirit of the Valley’s businesses and organizations.

Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center Shares in $2.75 Million National Institutes of Health Research Grant

By Lisa Seaberg on 1/20/2012

Four-Year Study of Massage for Osteoarthritis of the Knee to be Conducted with Partners at Duke Integrative Medicine and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

Quinnipiac University and the Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center Partner to Promote Health in Hamden and Wallingford Schools

By Lisa Seaberg on 11/30/2011

HAMDEN & WALLINGFORD, CT (November 3, 2011) - Rates of childhood obesity, and related risk factors for chronic disease, are at unprecedented levels, and rising throughout the U.S. and here in Connecticut. To help reverse this trend, Quinnipiac University and the Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center have been partnering with Connecticut schools in Hamden and Wallingford to bring nutrition education and physical activity into elementary school classrooms. This project has been supported by the Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation, LLC.